Frequent Questions

Do you have a question that isn’t answered below? You can ask us here.

When registration opens, go to the workshop you’re interested in and look for the blue “Register Now” button on the right side of the page. Clicking on that button will take you to registration and checkout. You can view registration dates for all upcoming semesters here.

Cancellation Policy

Registered participants of regular workshops who wish to cancel their registration must email their request to [email protected] before the workshop begins to receive a full refund. Please include the following information in your email: participant’s name, participant’s email address, and order number. You can view workshop start dates for all upcoming semesters here. Mini workshop registrations cannot be canceled.

Refund Policy

If you complete an online workshop and do not learn anything you can use with your students, email your instructor or [email protected] to explain your situation and request a refund. Requests must be received within 10 business days of a regular workshop ending or upon completion of a mini workshop.

Substitution Policy

Substitutions are allowed. To make a substitution, please email [email protected] with the following information in your email:

  • Original participant’s name
  • Original participant’s email address
  • Substitute participant’s name
  • Substitute participant’s email address
  • Order number

If you enjoy taking our online workshops, you’ll love our referral program! Share your unique referral code (found in your profile) and receive referral credit each time it’s used by a new customer. To learn more about how our referral program works, click here.

To register using a purchase order, add a workshop to your cart by clicking on its blue “Register Now” button. On the registration page, choose “Purchase Order” for your payment method and enter the name and email address for the person who should receive the invoice and pay the purchase order.

After you check out, you will receive an email with a receipt for your workshop registration. The person you listed as the one who should receive the invoice and pay the purchase order will also get an email with information on how to send us the purchase order number (when it’s available) and how to send us payment.

While we’ll explain why they’re receiving the email, it would be a great idea for you to let them know about it ahead of time so they can expect it and know what to do with it.

If you would like to send us a copy of your purchase order, you can email a copy to [email protected] or mail it to us at 703 Pier Avenue, Suite B362, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254, United States

All workshop participants who participate in the workshop will receive a Certificate of Participation after the workshop concludes.

Yes. Grassroots Workshops has partnered with Brandman University, part of the Chapman University System, to provide Graduate Level Professional Development Credits for all workshops.

To earn the credits, first register for the workshop you’re interested in on the Grassroots Workshops website. Once you’ve completed the workshop registration with Grassroots Workshops, go to the Brandman University website and complete their registration process to get the graduate level professional development credits. You can earn one credit for mini workshops and between 2 to 4 credits for regular workshops. Please check with your school or district to determine whether these credits are accepted. Note that these credits require additional fees ($80 per credit) and follow-up assignments.

If you have already registered with Brandman University and have any questions including how to submit your completed assignments or how to log into their website, you can email them at [email protected] or call them at 800.746.0082.

You can learn more about how our workshops meet your state’s renewal requirements here.

You can see the list of schools, districts, and other organizations that we are approved vendors for here.